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Season’s Greetings

To all CASS students and academics. Best wishes for a good Christmas break and a happy and productive 2013 from all at Commercial Road Library. The Christmas illustration is from the Bridgeman Education image database. You can access this rich … Continue reading

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The Aldgate Bauhaus?

The newly named Sir John Cass Faculty of Art, Architecture and Design will come into being on 1st August 2012. The Summer Exhibition 2012, from 12th of June to 12th July will present the largest showcase of graduate talent in … Continue reading

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School of Design Summer Exhibition

The Cass Summer Show at LondonMet starts its second week on Friday and features the work of Design graduates from a wide range of courses. Graphic Design, Interior Design, Product Design, Illustration, Furniture, Textiles, and Jewellery & Silversmithing 22nd June … Continue reading

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Graduate jobs in art and design

For all of you leaving us soon; ArtsHub looks like a useful UK-based website to search for jobs and opportunities. Search for jobs by keyword, region, country and industry, or browse the classified section. You could submit your own news … Continue reading

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Featured journal: Selvedge

Selvedge is a bi-monthly publication for textile, fashion and interior designers.   The magazine is characterised by its high-production values  and beautiful textile photography. The articles cover contemporary fibre art, global textile history and critiques of the fashion and design industry. … Continue reading

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Images for Weblearn:concepts and subjects

Use the Bridgeman Education image e-resource to browse for images handily grouped by concepts and subjects. The facility could be a useful short-cut to find artworks from a particular movement, or objects made in a certain medium. Images representing abstract … Continue reading

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Need help sourcing materials?

If you’ve received your brief and you’re not sure what materials to use for your design project, or where to source them, help is at hand.Professional Materials Consultant, Margaret Pope, who works with architects, designers and others advising them where … Continue reading

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100% Design

A major Design Event in London 20-23rd September. The website is also a rich source of information and images related to materials, designers and companies. You can search the website by product or exhibitor etc.    

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Lovely new books; come and get them!

Don’t forget to browse the new books display at Commercial Road Library. Glossy architecture, art and design publications, how-to-make-it  manuals, semiotic and philosophic texts, inspirational natural history photography, it is all here waiting to be borrowed.

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Glenn Adamson talks; Mardsen Woo gallery

I attended a riveting discussion yesterday evening between Glenn Adamson, (Head of Postgraduate Studies & Deputy Head of Research at the V&A)  and current exhibitors at the Marsden Woo Gallery – Carol McNicoll (ceramics), Jacqueline Poncelet (paintings), Sam Scott (furniture) … Continue reading

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